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Nearly 400 Cook County Jail Workers Call Off, Possibly For Cubs Game
Monday, October 17, 2016 WLS Chicago
Nearly 400 Cook County Jail Workers Call Off Sick, Possibly For Cubs (from CBS Chicago)
| Jen DeSalvo
Do you haveCubbie Fever? Symptoms include a mixture of red and Cubby blue blood running through the veins of anybody who resides in or comes from the Chicagoland area. Increased excitement and anxiety can develop during and after wins. Feelings of sadness and a loss of control over a major league team one cannot control presents itself after a loss.Cubbie Fevercan be compared to the Manny Pacquiao Disorder or theSuper Bowl Sickness.
None of these statements have been examined by a doctor, but it appears that hundreds of correctional workers suffered from this over the weekend.
These unusually large amounts of call-offs are taking place during major sporting or weather events, and it’s becoming an ongoing problem.